2015 BIA Legislative Priorities List


Here is a detailed view of the bills the BIA will be supporting in the 2015 session of the New Mexico State Legislature: Capital Outlay for Airport Rd., and PVD Interchange Overweight Zone Extension Modification of Load Retention Statute for Electricity Users Legislation to Manage Used Cars near Ports of Entry…

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NM Lt. Governor John Sanchez visits Santa Teresa to Announce CRRUA Projects


On January 15th, New Mexico Lt. Governor John Sanchez visited Santa Teresa to announce his and the Governor’s push to spend 60% of this year’s capital outlay on water projects. The Lt. Governor made his announcement at CRRUA’s arsenic treatment plant in Santa Teresa. If approved the legislation would provide…

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Governor Highlights Important Capital Projects in Santa Teresa

SANTA TERESA – Governor Susana Martinez visited Santa Teresa on November 2 to discuss two important capital projects that will improve vital infrastructure and support economic development efforts in the border region. The two projects were included in the $86 million capital outlay bill that passed during September’s special legislative…

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NM Gov. Susana Martinez signs Union Pacific tax bill in Santa Teresa


New Mexico Governor Susana Martinez spoke Tuesday (April 4th) before signing three bills into law. (Victor Calzada / El Paso Times) With a stroke of a pen, New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez on Tuesday started the wheels rolling for a proposed $400 million Union Pacific rail facility in Santa Teresa.…

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